Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.
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The fourth book of adventures. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Inscription in ink in belongs to box. Light foxing to textblock. Small brown spot affecting page margins. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with loss at base of spine and a couple of small pen marks to front panel.
NICHOLAS THOMAS GETS INTO TROUBLE BOOK 2
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 1324073
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
The 2nd Book of Adventures containing, Nicholas Goes to The Sea, The Concert at Catleigh on Sea and The Clown Who Came To Stay. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Inscription in ink to front pastedown (some smudging of ink), name and address in belongs to box on same page. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased.
NICHOLAS THOMAS GETS INTO TROUBLE BOOK 1
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 1324072
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Comprises: Nicholas Thomas in the Toffee Shop, Nicholas Thomas Goes to a Wax Works Show, and The Chief who was Too Noisy. Spine and corners bumped. Cover edges rubbed. Some light foxing and fingering else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn, scuffed and lightly creased.
Green pictorial boards with yellow titles. Colour illustrations. Two stories: The Weeping Dragon; The Imp of Mischief. Spine and corners bumped. Covers edge rubbed. Child's writing in belongs to box. Some grubby marks to endpapers. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss, front panel and spine slightly faded.
Stories are: the Sea Wizard and The Marzipan Man. Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Child's writing in ink (red) in belongs to box has been crossed out. Some grubby fingermarks but generally contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss and some creasing.
TOBY TWIRL TALES No. 8
Written by Sheila Hodgetts. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 1324069
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. The Patchwork Man and The Lost Piccaninny. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear. Endpapers partly browned. Writing in ink in belongs to box. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some loss to top of spine.
Contains: The Jack-in-the-Box Man and The Winged Sandals. Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is worn and torn.
THE TWELFTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Weink; Grace Lodge; Yvonne Perrin; et al..
Stock no. 1824357
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth spine with gilt title, pale blue boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates and text illustrations. 156 pages. First story is "One Christmas Eve". Boards faintly browned at edges. Name in ink to top of title page. One or two finger marks to contents (minor). Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and creased, some light fading, a few closed edge-tears.
PRELUDE TO GLORY: THE STORY OF THE CREATION OF BRITAIN'S PARACHUTE ARMY
Written by Maurice Newnham.
Stock no. 1824271
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1944. Good condition.
The full story of the creation and development of Britain's parachute armies at home and overseas, and of the devoted band of Royal Air Force instructors who contributed so much to their ultimate glory and success. Burgundy cloth boards, title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Boards marked, corners worn, spine lightly faded and title almost invisible. Text block browned. 2/- written in blue pecil to top of front pastedown. A few marks to margins.
A partly republished version of The New Toby Twirl Colour Strip Adventure Book (first published in 1953). Contains two stories: Toby Twirl and the Rustlers; Toby Twirl and the Magic Boot. Matt pictorial boards (unlaminated) showing Toby Twirl's Adventure Colour Story Book at lower edge of front cover. Covers are edge worn. Rear free-endpaper has been repaired. A few small margin tears and light browning to contents.
RUPERT AND THE MAGIC HAT - RUPERT LITTLE BEAR LIBRARY No. 15 (WOOLWORTH)
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1323462
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1970. Very good condition.
Yellow glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 62 pages. ISBN: 0361029578. Minimal wear to lower edges of covers. Page browning else contents clean. Vertical crease to inner margin of front pastedown (where book has been opened).
Red cloth spine. Yellow pictorial boards, front cover shows Nicholas Thomas with mother, mouse, 2 geese and squirrel with dustpan and brush in hand. 1st story is The Crab who was Contrary. 126 pages. Two tone illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping and bumping along cover edges. Scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink to belongs to page. Some foxing and grubby marks.